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Man dies after being pinned by piece of machinery

CALGARY- One man has died following a workplace incident south of Calgary.

EMS say they were called to Contour Earthmoving Limited along Wrangler Way SE near Glenmore Trail around 9:30 a.m. 61 more words

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Vortex Ventilation in the Laboratory Environment

Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene  Volume 11, Issue 10, 2014;  DOI: 10.1080/15459624.2014.902952

Assured containment at low airflow has long eluded the users of ventilated enclosures including chemical fume hoods used throughout industry. 218 more words

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How does health, safety and workers' comp measure up in China?

The digital display registered 431 km/hour. The Shanghai landscape flashed by the window of the worlds’ only Magnetic Levitation (Mag Lev) commuter train. Safe, fast, economical—the MagLev is emblematic of the “new” China and of the inherent consideration for occupational health and safety that is essential to its design, construction and operation. 756 more words

Apple bans two chemicals from iPhone assembly

Apple is banning the use of two potentially hazardous chemicals during the final assembly of iPhones and iPads as part of the company’s latest commitment to protect the factory workers who build its trendy devices. 368 more words

Indoor Air Quality

WHS Solutions Provides Occupational Health And Safety For Better Work Environment

If you want your business to grow and prosper in the long run, then you need to pay attention to the safety and health standards in your workplace. 287 more words

Occupational Health And Safety

Dad's solvent exposure may cause cancer in children

Brain tumors in children could have as much to do with the father’s occupational exposure to solvents as they have to do with the mother’s, a new Australian study has found. 569 more words

Toxic Chemicals

The Issue of Labour law Reforms, The Recent Developments

11 trade unions to launch nationwide protest

Planning Commission proposes labour laws overhaul

Proposes a liberal hire and fire policy in manufacturing sector, besides third party auditing in place of labour inspections to monitor occupational safety and health administration… 5,654 more words

Campaigns On Labour Rights